Photo: Wolfgang Rattay
German lawmakers have agreed a welfare reform to raise unemployment benefits and help train people who are out of work, with a view to addressing a skills shortage in Europe’s largest economy.
Source: German lawmakers agree welfare reform to boost benefits, training
The question arises: what was so special about this school, which existed for just 14 years (1919-1933) and was forced to change its location three times in Germany due to the hostile reaction of conservative and nationalist forces?
Source: 100 years since the founding of the Bauhaus art school and movement: “A New Era”
The innovative German movement celebrates its centennial.
Source: Bauhaus School of Design
Bauhaus: A very, very, very fine haus, spread the world over after the Nazis repressed it in Germany.
Source: The Bauhaus: The design utopia we’re still living in
Germany – Bauhaus and its Sites in Weimar and Dessau
It was the 20th century’s most important art, design and architecture school: the Bauhaus. Many buildings are UNESCO World Heritage Sites, with two more just added to the list.